Crikey August 15, 2017 2 Comments
Is Barnaby Joyce homesuck? ... how will Deborah O'Neill vote? ... taxpayer-funded campaigning ...
Crikey February 25, 2015 1 Comment
What France's financial meltdowns mean for nuclear power in Australia. And other business tidbits of the day.
Ben Sandilands September 12, 2014 4 Comments
The good news is that Dreamliners aren't totally unsafe -- at least not more so than any other jet. But they aren't exactly a neurotic's dream either.
Stephen Mayne March 3, 2014 4 Comments
For all the gnashing of teeth and exhortations to action, the government has done very little about Qantas -- other than allowing Virgin to unfairly stack the deck.
Myriam Robin February 21, 2014 11 Comments
Qantas execs say they're not operating on a level playing field. With their competitors getting plenty of goodies and subsidies from their governments they want some too. Do they have a point?
Luke Buckmaster November 30, 2012
Blockbuster movie premieres don’t get any bigger than the opening of Peter Jackson’s first Hobbit movie. But the road to get here has been anything but smooth, writes Luke Buckmaster.
Crikey July 25, 2011
The comments made by Air New Zealand’s CFO Rob McDonald concerning ‘painful’ delays to its launch order for the Boeing 787-9 are regarded as the smoke rising from an issue that is about to ignite, reports Ben Sandilands.
Ben Sandilands July 5, 2011 3 Comments
The ATSB has revealed that a Qantas Airbus A380 flew through one of the danger zones for 15 minutes about 210 kilometres north of Nadi, Fiji, just over a week ago.
Ben Sandilands June 23, 2011
It is rare for Qantas to reveal the performance of its passenger-carrying brands in isolation from each other. The current financial situation is so bad it threatens the very existence of Qantas as a group, says its CEO.
Ben Sandilands May 11, 2011 4 Comments
Qantas finds itself surrounded on the once lucrative routes between Australia and the US by airlines that are capitalising on the biggest fleet blunder it ever made, in choosing NOT to buy Boeing 777s.